Agriculture & Natural Resources

Extension Disaster Education Network

Hurricane Reveals Extension’s Inner Strengths

Hurricane Michael strengthened rapidly from a tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico to make landfall as the strongest hurricane to hit Florida’s Panhandle ...
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Housing and Urban Development’s Office Announcing New Healthy Homes Youth App

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute ...
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Researchers say this technology could be the key to people taking hurricane warnings seriously

Thanks to immersive technology, it’s never been easier to set foot inside a hurricane without getting wet. A growing number of simulations are helping ...
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Union of Concerned Scientists Report

The June 2018 report from the Union of Concerned Scientists came from the Non-structural Floodproofing Committee of the Association of State Floodplain Managers.  It includes a discussion of ...
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Flooding across a street in Newark Delaware

Is Your Family Ready for a Hurricane or Other Disaster?

With a powerful hurricane coming toward the Eastern United States, and more tropical depressions in the Atlantic, now is a good time to think ...
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Free Webinar- Safer, Stronger, Smarter: A Guide to Improving School Natural Hazard Safety

Do you want to learn more about school safety and natural hazards? If so, please join us for this upcoming webinar!Thursday, September 6, 2018  ...
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Flood Insurance for Delaware Residents

Flood insurance might be valuable for some Delaware residents whose homes are in areas prone to flooding. Information is available through the Delaware Department ...
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Fire Up the Grill Safely This Summer

If you plan to barbecue this Memorial Day or anytime this summer, keep yourself, children, pets, and property safe. The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) ...
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Travel Safely during Hurricane Season

Summer vacations take a lot of planning and packing. If you travel to a hurricane-prone area, make sure you plan for a possible storm ...
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AFRI Foundational & Applied Science Program Application

There has been a recently released request for applications (RFA) for the AFRI Foundational & Applied Science program.  The information needed to submit an ...
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